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Obituaries

William LaDell Ratcliffe

Jul 5, 2022

William LaDell Ratcliffe, 92 passed away Tuesday July 5, 2022 surrounded by his children.

Bill was born August 31, 1929 to Delbert and Gladys Ratcliffe in Tooele, Utah. Bill spent his early years in Spring Valley, Nevada on his Grampa Boundy’s ranch. He attended school in Grantsville where he played football, basketball and track. He also served as the Student...

Raymond Gary Geldmacher

Jun 20, 2022

Veteran of the military and retired deep sea fisherman Raymond Gary Geldmacher's love of life didn't come to an end with his death. Gary passed away on June 20th, 2022, at the age of 86 surrounded by loved ones who will honor his legacy by living their lives to the fullest. Gary was born on November 26th, 1935, to Virginia...

Merle (Bert) Edward Cole

Jun 16, 2022

On Thursday, June 16, 2022, Merle Edward (Bert) Cole passed away peacefully in Farmington, Utah, at the age of 89.

Bert was born on August 27, 1932, in Newark, California, to Maud and Wilford Cole, at the height of the Great Depression. Not long after his birth, the family moved to Grantsville, Utah,where they put down roots. He was an...

David Vernon Fawson

Jun 16, 2022

David Vernon Fawson passed away peacefully at home on June 16, 2022.

Dad made a grand, somewhat shocking, and unexpected entrance into this world when he was born as a surprise immediately after his twin sister, Deana on April 24, 1946. He was born in a household of faith, the fifth and last child to great parents, Vernon P. Fawson...

Clair Orson Mc Kendrick

Jun 14, 2022

Our hero, father, grandpa, friend, and loving companion, Clair Orson McKendrick, passed on to his heavenly home on June 14, 2022, in his home in Grantsville, Utah. He was surround by his family who will miss him in so many ways. His example and love of the Lord was his strongest character trait.He was born June 1, 1945 to Ray...

Aaron Merrill Nelson

Jun 5, 2022

Aaron Merrill Nelson, our beloved son, and brother passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2022, at the age of 40, a victim of the ravages of alcohol. Aaron was born November 22, 1981, the first of five children of Merrill and Karen Nelson, of Grantsville, Utah. Aaron was a child of great goodness, talent, and promise--dearly loved by his family...

Robert Craig Pitt

Jun 5, 2022

Craig Pitt, cherished husband, father, grandfather, and brother passed away suddenly, while doing what he loved, on June 5, 2022, due to a heart attack. Craig was born September 7, 1953, to Donald B. and Ruth Shields Pitt in Tooele, Utah. He spent his entire childhood in Pine Canyon. Craig was involved in baseball and swimming throughout his youth.  He...

James "Jim" Dean Nielsen

Jun 3, 2022

In loving memory of James “Jim” Dean Nielsen, born January 30, 1943, and died June 3, 2022. Jim was born in Dannebrog, NE to Alvin and Sylvia Nielsen. He was the youngest of four siblings.

Jim entered the Navy in February 1960, a month after he turned 17 yrs. old.  He was stationed at sea on the USS Kenneth D. Bailey as a Radar Equipment Operator...

Michael R. Lund Sr.

Jun 1, 2022

Michael R. Lund Sr, was born on July 9, 1939 to Robert and Clara Lund. He has 3 brothers James Draper (Janice), Morris Lund (Tressie),  both of whom are preceded in death. He has a younger brother, Scott Lund (Diana). 

Michael grew up in Mt. Pleasant, Utah. He was an avid football and star player at North Sanpete High School. He...

Russel Bruce Wolfe

May 22, 2022

Russel Bruce Wolfe passed away from an illness on May 22, 2022. Russel was preceded in death by his mother, Florence Ellen Tappan, and his father Russel Paynter Wolfe. He was a wonderful husband to his wife of 45 years, Melodie, a beloved father to sons Scott and Christopher Alan and daughter Cali, and adored as Pop-pop by eight grandchildren....

Karlla Jane Anderson Hammond

May 19, 2022

Our dear beloved mother, Karlla Jane Anderson Hammond 85, passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 19, 2022, in Tooele Utah. Karlla was born in Tooele, Utah to George Denton and Mary Lazich Anderson on March 12th, 1937, she is the oldest of five. She was raised in Tooele and graduated from Tooele High School in 1954 at the top of...

Eric Thomas Singer

May 11, 2022

Eric Thomas Singer passed away in Tooele, Utah on May 11th at the age of 37. He is survived by his wife, Stella Singer; daughter Reagan Singer; mother Susan (Herbert) Wright; siblings Chrissy (Michael Hess) Singer, Candy Singer, and Robert (Lorie) Singer; cousins Chechie and Julio Morales; nieces Bella, Chloe and Ava Singer; nephew Adam Argie. Along with many loved...

Deloris Ruth Broadbent

May 9, 2022

FOREVER TOGETHER

Deloris Ruth (Hammond) Broadbent, 90, passed away peacefully on May 9, 2022.  

Deloris was born on April 10, 1932 to Leo Frank Hammond and Ruth Margaret Johnson in Grantsville, Utah. Deloris was the oldest child followed by Beverly, Neil, and Doug.

Mom grew up moving around with her dads work on the railroad, she lived in Low, Utah,...

Stefni Schelin Durrant

May 5, 2022

Stefni Schelin Durrant returned to her heavenly home at the age of 63, on May 5, 2022 after a courageous five year battle with cancer. Stefni was born on February 4, 1959 to Evan Jon Schelin and Loa Campbell at LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City, UT. She graduated from Olympus High School in 1977. She was sealed to her sweetheart David...

Darrell Russell Allen

Apr 26, 2022

Darrell Russell Allen, age 69, passed away at the University of Utah Hospital Tuesday, April 26, after struggling with multiple organ failure for many months.

Darrell was born on December 20, 1952, to Whitmee Marvin and Erma Palmer Allen. He grew up in Salt Lake City, in a loving family of seven children, where he learned the value of hard work and loyalty to God and family. He graduated from Granite High School,...

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